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  • Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Tuesday

    Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Tuesday
    WEATHER Today's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high temperature around 62 degrees. It is expected to be cloudy tonight with a low temperature around 41 degrees. TRAFFIC Check our updates for this morning's issues as you plan your commute....
  • Traffic: 2-vehicle crash on I-95 north near Caton Ave.

    Traffic: 2-vehicle crash on I-95 north near Caton Ave.
    As of 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was slow on I-95 north near Caton Avenue, due to an accident involving two vehicles. Accidents were slowing traffic at Manor Road near Sweet Air Road in Phoenix, the outer loop of I-695 at I-795 in Baltimore County and...
  • John B. 'Jack' Owens, boat builder

    John B. 'Jack' Owens, boat builder
    John B. "Jack" Owens, who had been a principal in the family-owned Owens Yacht Co., the legendary Annapolis boat builder, and later established a real estate firm, died Saturday of heart failure at his Naples, Fla., home. He was 96. Mr. Owens was born...
  • 2 TSU students sue over D grade

    2 TSU students sue over D grade
    A couple of local students are getting an intense lesson on the legal system, even if they were kicked out of law school. Karla Ford and Jonathan Chan are suing Texas Southern University's Thurgood Marshall School of Law, saying their Ds in a contracts...
  • 1908 Illinois race riot was impetus behind founding of the NAACP

    When an African-American was accused of raping a white woman and another of murdering a white locomotive engineer, Springfield, Ill., exploded into a race riot on the evening of Aug. 14, 1908. The mob grew furious when they learned that the two men had...
  • Maryland will feature prominently in Smithsonian's latest museum

    Maryland will feature prominently in Smithsonian's latest museum
    When the country's largest museum devoted to African-American history and culture opens in Washington, Maryland people and places will get a healthy share of the limelight. A two-story log house built by freed slaves from Montgomery County, dubbed the...
  • Md. Historical Society wants to identify subjects of Civil Rights era photos

    Md. Historical Society wants to identify subjects of Civil Rights era photos
    Images of nearly 6,000 Baltimoreans are the life's work of a photographer who documented racial segregation and early civil rights protests, and also captured candid moments of now-anonymous brides, classmates, football players and black residents of...
  • Llewellyn W. Woolford Sr., Social Security attorney

    Llewellyn W. Woolford Sr., Social Security attorney
    Llewellyn Washington Woolford Sr., a retired Social Security Administration attorney who was a past Howard County Human Relations Commission chairman, died of stroke complications Feb. 22 at his Columbia home. He was 81. Born in Baltimore and raised on...
  • Where to see the candidates

    Here is a list of forums that will be hosting candidtates for the Board of Education: When: March 14, 6 p.m., Where: Starflight Enterprises, 6801 Douglas Legum Drive, Elkridge Sponsor: Thurgood Marshall Democratic Club of Howard County When: March 18,...
  • African-American social club celebrates its centenary

    African-American social club celebrates its centenary
    Members of the Arch Social Club, at North and Pennsylvania avenues, are about to have a party. And the reason they're partying is that the city's oldest African-American social club is about to celebrate its centenary. An anniversary church service in...
  • Smoke returns plane to BWI

    A Delta Air Lines flight to Atlanta returned to Baltimore late Monday afternoon after passengers smelled smoke in the cabin, an airline spokesman said. Though pilots did not declare an emergency, Flight 1425 turned back shortly after taking off and...